ISBN 9780761933960,Imagi-Nations and Borderless Television : Media, Culture and Politics Across Asia

Imagi-Nations and Borderless Television : Media, Culture and Politics Across Asia


SAGE India



SAGE India

Publication Year 2005

ISBN 9780761933960

ISBN-10 0761933964


Number of Pages 288 Pages
Language (English)

Information Technology

Surveying developments over the decade 1992?2001, this book chronicles and analyses the salient aspects of the impact of transnational television on the television and advertising industries in three regions?South Asia, Southeast Asia, and Northeast Asia. Through lively case studies from the Indian subcontinent, Greater China and the Malay Archipelago, the author examines developments with particular reference to their history, geography, cultural policies and broadcasting history, as also the concurrent evolution of domestic commercial television in each country. Table of Contents Preface Advent and Agenda Footprints across Asia Contextualising Globalisation Minding Border Crossings Television on the Indian Subcontinent Television around the Malay Archipelago Television within Greater China Comparative Globalisation Policy Dialectics Appendices Bibliography Index